EL Civics for ESL Students

Joshua Tree Lesson, Page 2

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Joshua Trees in Desert


  • Joshua Tree Park is a desert. It gets very little rain.

  • It is hot during the day. It cools off at night.


Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree

  • The park is named after the Joshua trees that grow there.

  • Joshua trees are tall and they have pointed leaves that stay green all year.


Joshua Tree Forest

Joshua Tree Forest

  • The trees in a Joshua tree forest are spread further apart than in most forests.

  • Flowers bloom on the trees from February until late April.

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